Biography

b. 1985, Ife, Nigeria
Works in New York, NY  

 

EDUCATION

2012
MFA, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2008
BA, University of Alabama in Huntsville

2007
Yale University, Norfolk Summer School of Music & Art, Norfolk, CT

 

RESIDENCIES

2015
The Fountainhead Residendency, Miami, FL

2014
• Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
• Flying Horse Editions, Orlando, FL

2012
• Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
• Flying Horse Editions, Orlando, FL

 

AWARDS & GRANTS

2011
Murphy and Cadogan Fellowship in the Fine Arts, The San Francisco Foundation

2010
Merit Scholarship, California College of the Arts

2008
Erzulie Veasey Johnson Painting & Drawing Award, University of Alabama in Huntsville

2007
Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship Grant, Yale University (Yale/Norfolk)

 

LECTURES

2014
Artist Lecture, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

2013
Artist Talk, Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN

 

PUBLICATIONS

2012
Alphabet: A Selected Index of Anecdotes and Drawings by Toyin Odutola

 

COLLECTIONS
• The Birmingham Museum of Art, AL
• The National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC
• The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI

 

Extended CVPDF copy of full resume here.